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How to watch Prince Philip's funeral

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:19
Millions of people around the world are expected to tune into Prince Philip's funeral service on Saturday, which will be broadcast by major television networks and streamed online.

France outlaws sex with children aged under 15

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:09
The French parliament on Thursday adopted legislation that characterizes sex with a child under the age of 15 as rape and punishable by up to 20 years in jail, bringing its penal code closer in line with many other Western nations.

Hong Kong court jails Jimmy Lai and other prominent activists for 8 to 18 months over 2019 protest

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:56
A Hong Kong court has sentenced several of the city's leading pro-democracy campaigners to between 8 and 18 months in prison over their roles in unauthorized assemblies at the height of the 2019 protests.

Remembering the royal romance of Prince Philip and the Queen

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:25
CNN's Max Foster looks at the life of the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip who gave up his military career to stand beside Queen Elizabeth II during her over 50 year reign on the British throne.

Eyewitnesses recount bloody crackdown in Bago, Myanmar

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 06:28
At least 82 anti-coup protestors were killed by security forces in the city of Bago in Myanmar on April 9. The massacre has been widely condemned by the United Nations and countries around the world. CNN's Paula Hancocks pieces together some of what happened that day and talks to survivors of the onslaught.

These countries simply don't have enough other options to drop vaccines like AstraZeneca and J&J

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 05:48
It was nothing short of a miracle when it became clear that scientists had developed several effective vaccines against Covid-19 in less than a year. Announcements last week from European Union and British drug regulators finding a possible link between AstraZeneca's Covid-19 shot and rare blood clots, however, have been a real low point in the pandemic.

BBC received more than 100,000 complaints over coverage of Prince Philip's death

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 20:28
The UK's public broadcaster, the BBC, received over 100,000 complaints over the level of coverage of Prince Philip's death, the network said Thursday.

4 men burned alive, 2 others hanged in South Africa

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 18:53
Four young men were found burned to death and two others were found hanged by unknown assailants in South Africa's Eastern Cape province, police said on Thursday.

Myanmar's control of Covid collapses after coup

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 12:41
The ongoing mass protests in Myanmar have paralyzed the country's Covid-19 response, as many health workers are on strike and testing efforts on hold. CNN's Ivan Watson reports.

She was from Finland. He was from Mexico. They met at an airport and fell in love

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 11:22
August 1991. Irja Uotila, a Finnish publishing employee living in New York, decided to finally fulfill a long-held dream of visiting Latin America.

Changes in India's rainfall could seriously impact a billion people

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 06:49
Global warming is increasing the variability of India's monsoon rains faster than previously projected, according to a recent study from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK).